Taylor, a Republican, was a senator from South Carolina from 1810 to 1817.
He was previously the representative for South Carolina's 4th congressional district (1807-1811).
From Jan 1811 to Dec 1816, Taylor missed 118 of 662 roll call votes, which is 17.8%. This is worse than the median of 11.9% among the lifetime records of senators serving in Dec 1816. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1810-Mar 1811||50||0||0.0%||0th|
|Nov 1811-Feb 1812||28||1||3.6%||17th|
|Nov 1812-Mar 1813||89||1||1.1%||8th|
|Dec 1813-Apr 1814||88||17||19.3%||69th|
|Dec 1814-Feb 1815||86||4||4.7%||21st|
|Dec 1815-Apr 1816||136||72||52.9%||97th|
|Dec 1816-Mar 1817||10||10||100.0%||97th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- @unitedstates/congress-legislators, a community project gathering congressional information
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo